Julian's Science Fair
  • How to Experiment
  • The Display Board
  • Types of Projects
  • Home Projects Experiments Periodic Table Quiz Books Chemistry Jokes Warning!

    Plastics & Polymers
    Science Fair Projects and Experiments
    Topics, Ideas, Resources and Sample Projects


    Projects
    Physical Sciences
    Chemistry
    Plastics & Polymers


    Chemistry Projects

  • Crystals
  • Acidity
  • Chemical Energy
  • Electrolysis
  • Fossil Fuels
  • Biomass Energy
  • Chemical Reactions
  • Rust & Corrosion
  • Chemiluminescence
  • Disinfectants
  • Dyes & Colors
  • Fabrics
  • Materials
  • Compounds & Mixtures
  • Glues & Adhesives
  • Insulation
  • Liquids & Fluids
  • Metals
  • Solids
  • Plastics
  • Sunscreens
  • Toxins
  • Water Chemistry
  • Water Hardness
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Salt & Sugar
  • Oxygen in Chemistry
  • Temperature in Chemis.
  • Books


  • Elementary School - Grades 4-6
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    Turn Milk into Plastic! [E]
    What Kind of Trash Bag Breaks Down Fastest? [E]
    Make your own silly putty by varying the ratio of ingredients. [E]
    Find out if polyester or nylon is stronger for the construction of hot air balloons [P]
    Fleece, Cotton, or Wool: Which material keeps you warmer when it is wet and which material keeps you warmer when it is dry [E]
    Make Glurch II and conduct tests to compare its properties to those of the commercial materials. [E]
    Comparing the Impact Resistance of Various Plastic Materials Struck by a Projectile [P]
    Comparison of tensile strength of garbage bags [P]
    Which thickness of polyethylene plastic stretches the least? [P]
    Middle School - Grades 7-9
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    How Temperature Will Affect the Elasticity of Nylon Stockings [E]
    Examined the usage of Bubble Wrap, Styrofoam peanuts and shredded paper as practical packaging materials. [E]
    Can Cross Linked Polymers Help with California's Water Crisis [E]
    Does Heat Help Polyethylene Glycol Dissolve? [E]
    Demonstrate the polymer thermosetting process [E]
    Which is more stronger: plexiglass or glass? [P]
    Polymerization Concepts [E] [E]
    Test and compare the bending strenth of three kinds of materials, carbon fiber, kevlar, and fiberglass. [E]
    The Effects of Glass and Plastic Protective Covers on Paper Fading [E]
    Polyester vs. Nylon: Which Material Is Best for Swimsuits? [E]
    Which Plastic Kitchen Garbage Bag Holds the Most Weight? [P]
    How Does Temperature Affect a Rubber Band's Elasticity? [E]
    Tensile strength and water vapor transmission of plastic food bags [P]
    Which type of string will stretch the most (nylon, polyester, etc.)? [E]
    Determine the effect of temperature on the elasticity of a rubber band [P]
    Why is Kevlar® so much stronger than other plastics? [E] [E]
    Determining the Effectiveness of Polymers in Absorbing Hazardous Materials [E]
    High School - Grades 10-11
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    Using Banana Peels in the Production of Bio-Plastic As A Replacement of the Traditional Petroleum Based Plastic [P] [P]
    How Can Different Polymers Be Identified? [E]
    Create composite materials comprised of porous silicon nanofilms infiltrated by various polymers. [E]
    Synthesis and Characterization of a Self-Healing Polymer [E]
    The Effects of Wetting Agents on the Thermosensitive Capillary Action of Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) Coated Glass Tubes [E]
    The Effect of Time and Temperature on the Strength of a Seal on a Plastic Packaging Bag [E]
    Examine The Effect of Carboxylesterases on Residual Monomers [E]
    Test if the PVC plasticizer DEHP can be replaced by organic alternatives that do not significantly compromise plastic performance in the areas of dimension change, glass transition temperature, and extraction resistance. [P]
    Useful Links
    R=Resource
    Science Fair Projects Resources [R]
    Periodic Table Resources [R]
    Citation Guides, Style Manuals, Reference [R]
    Chemical Safety [R]


    Chemistry Science Fair Projects Books

                  





    My Dog Kelly

    Follow Us On:
           

    Privacy Policy - Site Map - About Us - Letters to the Editor

    Comments and inquiries could be addressed to:
    webmaster@julianTrubin.com


    Last updated: June 2013
    Copyright © 2003-2013 Julian Rubin